Now if God so clothes the grass of the field, which today is, and tomorrow is thrown into the oven, “Therefore do not worry, saying, ‘What shall we eat?’ or ‘What shall we drink?’ or ‘What shall we wear?’. Then your Father, who sees what is done in secret, will reward you. Amen. Is not life more than food and the body more than clothing? Learn More About New International Version. 8 Be not ye therefore like unto them: for your Father knoweth what things ye have need of, before ye ask him. For if you forgive other people when they sin against you, your heavenly Father will also forgive you. Hi, I'm Tim Mackey. all these things will be added to you and that's the end almost of a paragraphs that started in verse 25, where he said, Don't be anxious about what you should eat or what you should drink or what … Look at the birds of the air; they do not sow or reap or store away in barns, and yet your heavenly Father feeds them. Either you will hate the one and love the other, or you will be devoted to the one and despise the other. 4:6; 1 Pet. 2 Therefore when thou doest thine alms, do not sound a trumpet before thee, as the hypocrites do in the synagogues and in the streets, that they may have glory of men. The Arabic version reads it, "our bread for tomorrow"; and Jerom says, that in the Hebrew Gospel, used by the Nazarenes, he found the word (rxm) , which signifies "tomorrow": but this reading and sense seem to be contradicted by Christ, ( Matthew 6:34) were it not that it may be observed, that this signifies the whole subsequent … Today's reading is from the book of Matthew Chapter Six Verse 21. hypocrites. Look at the birds of the air, for they neither sow nor reap nor gather into barns; yet your heavenly Father feeds them. 1 Take heed that ye do not your alms before men, to be seen of them: otherwise ye have no reward of your Father which is in heaven. For they love to pray standing in the synagogues and on the corners of the streets, that they may be seen by men. (A)If you do, you will have no reward from your Father in heaven. If your eyes are healthy. But when you pray, go into your room, close the door and pray to your Father, who is unseen. Matthew 6 Giving to the Poor and Prayer 1 “Beware of practicing your righteousness before men to be noticed by them; otherwise you have no reward with your Father who is in heaven. Matthew 6. Are you not of more value than they? 2-4 “When you do something for someone else, don’t call attention to yourself. If then the light within you is darkness, how great is that darkness! Otherwise you have no reward from your Father in heaven. Truly I tell you, they have received their reward in full. 2 He answered them, # 16:2 Some manuscripts omit the following words to the end of verse 3 # [Luke 12:54, 55] “When it is evening, you say, ‘It will be fair weather, for the sky is … The World Is Not a Stage. 10:29; Luke 12:24. “Therefore do not be like them. They do not labor or spin. 4 your almsgiving must be secret, and your Father who sees all that is done in secret will reward you.. 5 'And when you pray, do not imitate the hypocrites: they love to say their prayers standing up in the synagogues and at the street corners for people to see them. 30:8; Is. Are you not much more valuable than they? 1 # For ver. 12:38 they asked him to show them # Luke 11:16; 21:11 a sign from heaven. seek first the kingdom of God and His righteousness, and all these things shall be added to you. The first part in Matthew 6:19 – 24 has three elements about two treasures, two eyes and two masters. Matthew 6:11. 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